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Sold to the Highest Buddha - 5.6

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Bring several large pieces, up to #3 Bigbro.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


Right and slightly uphill from the start of "Another Green World" is a large, low-angle, right-facing dihedral. Climb this, along with pure face climbing on the right, for 140 feet, until a short finger crack on the left allows you to get onto the main face of the Lip. The upper reaches of the crack in the dihedral requires large gear. Now follow the crack left until it ends, protect at a small tree, and continue left to a nice pine tree with rappel slings.

Descent Options:

Double-rope rappel from slings on the pine tree.

Submitted by: virginiapine on 2007-10-25
Views: 945
Route ID: 89961

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  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: virginiapine on 2007-10-13 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Tougher than the book rating...

Actually an interesting climb - a beginning leader needs to be either bold or have access/dropped a load of cash on big gear to get on the upper section of the dihedral. Nice long pitch - 60m rope needed to do in 1 pitch to the rap tree.

Added: 2007-10-25